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EU Latest: Merkel sick of waiting for Von Der Leyen –...

There is currently a huge risk of delay after three designated commissioners have been rejected by the European Parliament.   It is looking unlikely...

Angela Merkel successor denies rift with German Chancellor ‘I have been...

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer also spelled out her leadership credential while acknowledging her party was in a state of “upheaval” - as well as moving...

US news: White House cuts spending at German embassy as relations...

Ambassador Richard Grenell said the mission was £11.4 million under budget for 2019 and would not be requesting a further cash allocation before...

Sigmund Jaehn,1st German in space as 1970s cosmonaut, dies

Sigmund Jaehn, who became the first German in space at the height of the Cold War during the 1970s and was promoted as...

Marathon talks as German gov’t haggles over climate policy

The German government is scrambling to agree a package of measures for tackling global warming, as protesters prepare to stage rallies across the...

Merkel health fears: German chancellor forced to sit down at military...

The veteran German leader has suffered a number of shaking episodes over the summer at similar occasions which have required her to stand....

German recession fears rise as industrial output tumbles – business live...

Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. Economists think that storm clouds...

German election: Expert warns ‘Euroscepticsm mainstream in Germany’ | World |...

According to early projections, the far-right eurosceptics won 27.5 percent of the vote in Saxony and 23.5 percent in Brandenburg. While German Chancellor...

German elections: Is far-right surge eroding country’s culture of remembering Nazi...

The gates at the former Sachsenhausen concentration camp (Image: GETTY)A tour group handpicked by the AdF caused a scandal last summer...

Brexit News: Angela Merkel under pressure as no deal threatens to...

Shock industrial figures this week stunned European economists, sparking concerns that Germany’s economy was sliding towards a recession. Once the leading economic engine...

Angela Merkel news: German output plunges to ‘devastating’ level with ‘no...

Industrial production figures have revealed output dropped by 1.5 percent in June - a huge acceleration on May’s slight fall of 0.1 percent....

German club sacks captain for far-right sympathies

Daniel Frahn had been fined by Chemnitzer FC earlier this year. German third-division club Chemnitzer FC have terminated the contract of captain Daniel Frahn...

F1: Max Verstappen wins German GP, Vettel second and Hamilton 11th...

11.36am EDT 11:36 Right, that’s us - I’m off for a metaphorical lie-down. Stick with us for more reaction, and Giles Richards’ report from Hockenheim....

F1 live: German Grand Prix 2019

Mercedes - or Lewis Hamilton specifically - filled the void they left, claiming another pole position. It was Hamilton's 87th career pole in...

Tempest fighter jet as ‘iconic as Spitfire’ – how does it...

Excitement is building in relation to the Tempest, which will replace the ageing Typhoon or Eurofighter, and which will be deployed in the...

EU news: German economy on brink as Merkel’s manufacturing sector slumps...

The global macro managing director at TS Lombard told Bloomberg that as Germany's manufacturing sector continues to decline, the services sector now also...

Angela Merkel resignation: German Chancellor may step down early as health...

Sources within the Christian Democrat Union (CDU) said officials are re-considering the timeline which sees Ms Merkel stand down at the 2021 election...

Ursula Von der Leyen: Not even German are happy with Juncker’s...

Under a deal reached by the 28 member governments on Tuesday after long negotiations, current German defence minister Ms Von der Leyen -...

EU farce: Juncker’s replacement ‘a complete failure’, says German economist |...

And he even suggested the decision might be motivated by a desire on the part of close ally, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, to...

EU news: Farage lashes out at ‘Franco-German stitch-up’ in fiery rant...

On Tuesday night it was announced Italian politician David Maria Sassoli would become the next President of European Parliament. Nigel Farage claimed the...

EU Summit set to see leaders revolt against German dominance with...

Dutch socialist politician Frans Timmermans is on course to be named as the next President of the European Commission tonight, diplomats and officials...

Italy arrests German migrant rescue ship captain after docking to end...

The Dutch-flagged Sea-Watch 3, operated by German charity Sea-Watch, has been at sea for more than two weeks with 40 rescued Africans on...

Angela Merkel health: German Chancellor appears to fall asleep at G20...

The seven-hour time difference between Osaka and Berlin may have got to the German Chancellor who appeared to be falling asleep while at...

Angela Merkel health fears: German leader seen shaking again – VIDEO...

The German chancellor appeared unstable on her feet and trembling as she met with the German President, in her second spell of shaking...

Trump blasts Fed for blowing US recovery; German business confidence slides...

The Supreme Court is rejecting an early challenge to President Donald Trump’s authority to impose tariffs on imported steel based on national...

EU news: Franco-German alliance crumbling over fight to hold top job...

On Thursday, leaders from the European Union’s 28 member states will attempt to seize control of the top jobs process. The jobs up...

World War 2: German tourists allegedly mark D-Day by ‘raising Nazi...

The group of four, who have not been named, visited the Vierville-sur-Mer campsite in Normandy, France, on Thursday, June 6. Omaha Beach can...

Who is Tom Schwarz? German heavyweight set to take on Tyson...

INSIGHT The relatively unknown 25-year-old has got a big bout Tyson Fury will return to the ring this weekend when he faces off against Tom...

Eu news: German car industry under threat as US ‘GETS NASTY’...

Tensions between the US and European Union could take a “nasty turn” which has the potential to have a big impact on the...

CONTROVERSIAL new German migration law could see MORE rights for some...

Named the Orderly Return Law, the new rules will make it easier for the German government to deport failed asylum seekers but does...

German factory output and exports dive as Brexit stockpiling eases –...

Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. A flurry of weaker-than-expected economic...

German government expands electric car incentive program

The German government is extending a system of incentives to buy electric cars by 18 months until the end of 2020. The program launched...

EU news: German stranglehold on EU top job’s ruins chances for...

Speaking to France 24, the Friends of Europe contributor and tech entrepreneur argued that the leadership of the European Commission contest could be...

Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery end Bayern careers with German double

DOMINANCE Robert Lewandowski was the hero on the day Bayern greats Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery bowed out on a high as Munich won the...

Nigeria Is The Future Of Mankind, Says German Ambassador

Bernhard Schlagheck, the German Ambassador to Nigeria, says Nigeria as the future if Africa is the future of world of mankind. Schlagheck said this...

European Elections 2019: German liberals ‘in turmoil’ as SPD faces crushing...

The party, which is part of a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats, could see its 73-year-old reign in the city-state Bremen...

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election

The best polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections ....

Google opens German center to improve data privacy

Google opened a privacy focused engineering center in Munich, Germany, on Tuesday, its latest move to beef up its data protection credentials as...

Something is rotten with the state of German business

Greece, for sure. Probably Italy as well. Perhaps China, Brazil and anywhere in the Middle East. There are plenty of countries around the...

German Chancellor Merkel Loses Mum – Channels Television

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in Berlin. Tobias SCHWARZ / AFP  German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s mother, Herlind Kasner, has died, a government spokesman said...

Ex-AIDS ambassador accused of spreading disease after kissing German man, she...

A Ghanaian lady named Joyce Dzidzor Mensah...

German industrial slump deepens amid Brexit fears as UK boosted by...

German industrial slump deepens amid Brexit fears as UK boosted by stockpiling  Telegraph.co.ukGerman factories plunged deeper into contraction territory in March, slipping to a...

Recession fears hit global markets, but German morale improves – business...

Recession fears hit global markets, but German morale improves - business live  The GuardianRise in German business confidence eases global sell-off  The TimesIfo economist: Global...

The German international being tipped to replace Mesut Ozil at the...

NEXT BALLACK The 19-year-old has earned comparisons with German legend Michael Ballack The question that has been asked most often at Arsenal this season is,...

German club apologise for honouring Nazi who died last week

A minute's silence was held for neo-Nazi Thomas Haller at Stadion Chemnitz.German fourth-tier club FC Chemnitzer have said they were coerced into observing a...

German expert panel agrees 2038 deadline to end coal use

A government-appointed panel on Saturday recommended that Germany stop burning coal to generate electricity by 2038 at the latest, as part of efforts...

China pledges economic stimulus, as German growth hits five-year low –...

A man stands in front of windows, adorned with festive decals to welcome the Lunar New Year of the Pig, at the...

2019 election: Details of INEC chairman’s meeting with German envoy emerge

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says the commission will not disappoint Nigeria and the world in the...

German recession fears grow after industrial output shrinks – business live...

At face value, today’s industrial production data has clearly increased the risk of a technical recession in Germany in the second half of...

German second-tier club Paderborn sign Sporting KCs Khiry Shelton UCLAs Kamara

Sporting KC forward Khiry Shelton is joining 2.Bundesliga side Paderborn.German side Paderborn have signed two forwards playing in the United States to help...

German IT security agency defends response in hacking case

Germany's IT security agency on Saturday defended its response to the leaking of hundreds of politicians' private information, after lawmakers accused it of...

Disgraced German journalist ‘collected donations from readers meant for Syrian children’

Disgraced German journalist 'told readers to donate money for Syrian children...

German astronaut Alexander Gerst passes ISS command to Oleg Kononenko

After almost 200 days in space, German astronaut Alexander Gerst is heading home. Gerst is scheduled to leave the International Space Station (ISS)...

Osinbajo heads to Berlin, to address German business community on Monday

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will address a group of notable German business leaders in Berlin, Germany, on Monday, the Presidency said in...

Germany news: ‘Neo-Nazi troops form terrifying secret group inside German military’...

Members of the Bundeswehr’s KSK - the equivalent to the SAS - have allegedly plotted to kill Green Party leader Claudia Roth, foreign...

Trump FURIOUS at Macron ‘You were learning GERMAN in Paris before...

Today, just two days after Remembrance Day,...

Angela Merkel’s EU speech: German leader to ‘send signal to rogue...

The German Chancellor is taking the floor at the European Parliament plenary session in Strasbourg at 2pm GMT. Ms Merkel is to lead...

Remembrance Sunday: Charles to lay wreath for war dead at Cenotaph...

The event marks 100 years since the signing of the treaty which ended the battle on the Western Front of the First World...

German leader at Cenotaph | World | News

The Prime Minister will be joined at the Cenotaph next weekend by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and earlier in the week will meet...

German defence ‘SCANDAL’ report finds just one third of new military...

Die Linke MP Matthias Hohn has heavily criticised the government for their handling of the situation, after figures found just 39 percent of...

Eurozone crisis: German carmarkers could be to BLAME – ECB boss...

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, blamed the crash on temporary blips including the struggle of German carmakers to comply with...

Angela Merkel resigns news: German Chancellor DESPERATE to reassert authority |...

Germany’s strong-woman, who has been in power for 13 years, saw her authority crumble after her party suffered painful losses in a crunch...

Angela Merkel news: German Chancellor rules out bid for top EU...

The German Chancellor told senior leaders within the CDU that she won’t be running for a number of senior positions within the EU...

Angela Merkel news: German Chancellor is now a ‘lame duck’ –...

While Mrs Merkel will likely remain in charge of Germany, there are a number of scenarios where her credentials to remain in the...

Merkel QUITS: German Chancellor says she WON’T stand for re-eletion’ as...

The German leader said she "will not stand for re-election as head of CDU party" at the next party conference in December, according...

Hesse election results: Who won the German elections? What does it...

Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Deomcratic Union (CDU) and their Social Democrat (SPD) coalition allies in Berlin have both haemorrhaged support in the...

Angela Merkel news: Housing crisis could see END of German chancellor...

Germans took to the street earlier this...

Angela Merkel could quit as German Chancellor to run against Salvini...

Angela Merkel faced a bruising contest in Bavaria's state election last weekend, with another election next week expected to humiliate the German Chancellor.According...

Brexit news: German TV host shamelessly mocks UK – ‘We need...

Oliver Welke said “auntie” Angela Merkel could explain Britain’s rights to the EU’s market as if the UK were “very, very stupid children”.The...

Bavaria election: German MEP reveals Merkel could be axed as Chancellor...

Hans-Olaf Henkel has predicted that long-serving German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be gone by December, but not because of the bruising election in...

WW2 reparations: German politician sides with GREECE and demands BILLIONS be...

Left-wing lawmaker Gregor Gysi said Berlin should take full responsibility for the actions of Hitler’s fascist regime and pay back at least £8.7billion...

European Union army ACTIVATED and ready to replace NATO reveals German...

Ursula von der Leyen claimed a legal framework now exists for a European Defence Union.The German Defence Minister also discussed developing a structure...

Angela Merkel embarrassment: German leader PUBLICLY REMINDED of domestic woes by...

Chancellor Merkel arrived in Israel late on Wednesday night, and is due to hold talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on a range...

Angela Merkel news: German warship delayed another year after technology issues...

The ship’s launch has been pushed back another year to give enough time to iron out technical issues discovered in its sea trial,...

Ravensburg stabbing: Three knifed in horror attack in German square |...

Chilling footage from the scene in south-west Germany showed a knife-wielding man waving the weapon around while shooting over to another man who...

Angela Merkel is LAME DUCK’ German Chancellor’s authority SLIPS AWAY amid...

After 18 years of being at the helm of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), Mrs Merkel faced an “uprising” when MPs booted her...

Merkel news: German chancellor hit by ‘uprising’ as she losing key...

MPs from her Christian Democrat party (CDU) rejected her chosen candidate as their parliamentary leader and voted instead for a challenger who had...

Germany on the BRINK: German BDI lowers 2018 growth forecast over...

The BDI (The Federation of German Industries) expects the German economy to grow by only 2 percent this year, down from a previous...

Police partners German govt to train 135 FSARS operatives on human...

By Evelyn Usman lagos—As part of measures to overhaul the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad, FSARS the Nigeria Police yesterday, began a...

German energy company: saving threatened forest ‘illusion’

A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to...

MERKEL ON BRINK: Chancellor faces German COALITION CIVIL WAR | World...

Rival political factions have been locked in a bitter war of words ever since Mr Maasen, the head of domestic intelligence service the...

France news: EU minister outlines plans to strengthen Franco-German ties |...

The Europe minister suggested that the isolationist streak of US President Donald Trump could catapult France and Germany into a pivotal role for...

German police station evacuated after grenade with live explosives causes panic...

The 90-year-old woman, whose name is unknown, arrived holding with what she thought was an old military relic she wanted help disposing of.However,...

Angela Merkel’s Chemnitz claims rubbished by German spy boss | World...

Hans-Georg Maaßen told German publication Bild the German leader’s comments were nothing more than a “deliberate misinformation”, making reference to allegations that the...

Brexit news: German business leaders reveal no-deal PANIC | World |...

Germany's Chamber of Industry and Commerce said Britain was "running out of time" to strike workable an exit deal with the European Union.Negotiations between...

Chemnitz protests: German mayor issues ‘state of emergency’ over right-wing rallies...

The German city of Chemnitz has been the epicentre of fierce clashes for the past week where anti-migrant protests and counter-protests continue to escalate.Thousands...

The Red Baron flies again – German doctor rebuilds iconic aeroplane...

German Dr Brueggemann obtained permission from the Civil Aviation Authority to fly the fixed-wing plane after strict safety checks.He reached speeds of 110mph...

Brexit news: ‘You speak German?’ TV reporter completely MISSES hosts bad...

CNBC’s Joumanna Bercetche was discussing her time at a French business conference where she spoke with France’s finance minister Bruno Le Maire on Brexit.She...

Hitler slept with my mum during Second World War- German actress...

The actress’s daughter, Romy Schneider, said that her mum would often visit the Nazi dictator at his Bavarian mountainside home where he would...

EU news: Merkel plotting to replace Juncker in top role with...

Ms Merkel is said to be gunning to ensure a German takes over as the EU’s most senior official when the current Commission’s...

German cup holders Eintract Frankfurt lose to fourth-tier amateurs

Bayern Munich were pushed to the brink, but it was Robert Lewandowski's late strike that propelled his side past Drochtersen/Assel. Bayern Munich's German...

German carmaker defeating EU solidarity over Trump’s Iran sanctions | World...

Other EU firms are also considering taking similar action to Daimler and pulling the plug on possible future business in Iran.Their signalled intention...

Hat trick hero Robert Lewandowski paces Bayern to blowout German Cup...

Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac says he's proud his club does things different from Premier League clubs as transfer fees keep rising. Bayern...

German couple JAILED for raping son and selling him to paedophiles...

The 48-year-old was sentenced to twelve and a half years in prison, while her partner, a 39-year-old convicted paedophile was sentenced to 12...

Brexit news: German admit they have NO IDEA how to plan...

Small and medium-sized firms based in southeastern state of Bavaria are being urged to “keep calm” as they begin to feel the impact...

Where is Angela Merkel? German chancellor’s husband spotted on holiday WITHOUT...

This unusual disappearance has prompted German media to ask "where is Angela Merkel?" and speculate the workaholic Chancellor could be on a "secret...

German farmers demand €1 BILLION drought bailout as UK farms battle...

German farming association DBV president Joachim Rukwied said that the drought has caused €1.4m of damage to grain crops this year.But hot and...

German industry chief tells Juncker not to be ‘blackmailed’ by Trump...

Dieter Kempf, president of the Federation of German industry, has told the two leaders to “apply the emergency brake” in their row over...

Merkel news: German admits she’s on SHAKY GROUND – expects MORE...

Mrs Merkel was left on the brink after her interior minister Horst Seehofer demanded tough new border rules and is now fighting to...

German bus attack: 14 injured in ‘violent incident’ in Luebeck |...

A man drew a kitchen knife and began stabbing terrified passengers at random, witnesses said.Witnesses said the suspect also dropped a backpack, which...

Donald Trump has ‘distaste for German-run EU’ giving boost to HARD-Brexit...

Close allies of Donald Trump claim the President holds positive thoughts towards a hard Brexit deal and he may break his silence on...

Austria gives skeptical response to German migrant deal

BERLIN (AP) - Austria responded skeptically Tuesday to a deal proposed in neighboring Germany to end an internal government crisis over migration, demanding...

Merkel coalition CRISIS: German minister Horst Seehofer RESIGNS | World |...

GETTYAngela Merkel's coalition in CRISIS:...

Missile EXPLODES on board German Navy ship whilst undertaking training drills...

FGS Sachsen, a 124 class air-defence frigate, was engaged in the military exercise alongside the anti-submarine frigate, the FGS Luebeck.The ship was several...

Angela Merkel could TEAR down EU with her: German Chancellor hit...

Time is running out for the Berlin chief to find a European solution for the migration crisis as she is backed into the...

Germany OUT and HEARTBROKEN: German fans in tears at World Cup...

Supporters who made the trip to Russia were reduced to tears after the embarrassing 2-0 loss in Kazan.German fans were on the edge...

Merkel COLLAPSE threat: EU leaders have no pity if German leader...

The country’s three-month-old coalition could soon collapse after hours of talks between the German Chancellor and her Bavarian allies on Tuesday failed to...

Brexit news: German expert warns hard Brexit will make UK as...

In a scaremongering interview with the German newspaper Handelsblatt, Thomas Matussek said Brexit will spark a huge crisis which has not even been...

Angela Merkel news: German chancellor faces own ‘German BREXIT’ | World...

Mrs Merkel is desperately battling to hold her administration together as she is backed into a corner by interior minister Horst Seehofer who...

Merkel in crisis as EU fear collapse will trigger German right-wing...

The political instability that has rocked the German government could set in motion the breakup of the European Union, according to Paul Mason, a...

Angela Merkel could be ousted as soon as next week –...

Speaking on BBC World at One, the German politician claimed clashes between Angela Merkel and German interior minister Horst Seehofer could result in...

German MPs demand Trump’s Berlin envoy be EXPELLED | World |...

Richard Grenell, the US ambassador to Germany, said he was hoping to “encourage people to rise up against elites”.In an interview with Breitbart,...

Berlin cathedral shooting: Man shot by German police at centre of...

There are unconfirmed reports a police officer has also been injured.Video footage posted on social media showed armed policemen cordoning off the area...

World Cup 2018: Forget Russian ultras – German hooligans are a...

Russian authorities have assured their football fans will be on their best behaviour but other countries might not fall in line so easily.Officials...

Italy news: German MEP brands Verhofstadt ‘DELUDED’ after row erupts |...

Mr Henkel, who often argues that Brussels’ moves for further European integration was the driving force behind Brexit, this time warned the plot...

German MEP and Guy Verhofstadt clash in HUGE row over Italy...

Mr Henkel claimed the political instability in Italy was due to “too much Europe” as he ripped into the euro.Leader of the Alliance...

Bayern Munich 1-3 Eintracht Frankfurt: Bayern lose German Cup final to...

Kovac brought Frankfurt European football with the...